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Hermione Gets Glam in Jenny Packham

09/22/2009 at 01:00 PM ET

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Jenny Packham showed her Spring/Summer 2010 collection at London Fashion Week on Saturday and titled it “Pretty Girl No. 1″. Appropriately, after the show, she dished to PEOPLE about working with her newest It-girl client — Emma Watson‘s Hermione in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. “Emma was so lovely,” said the British designer, renowned for her glamorous red carpet creations. “It’s the first time Hermione has worn something really kind of glam,” said Packham excitedly, on the red dress she designed for Watson’s more “geek than chic” character Hermione Granger. “You just have to do it and hope that they don’t cut it,” said Packham, adding “I think with Hermione, the dress is featured in a very prominent scene, thankfully.” So can we expect Hermione to turn into a designer diva in the next installment of the franchise? “No, I’m sure Emma wanted to wear something more glamorous, but she still has to look like your average teenager and, of course, a witch at the same time!” said Packham. Having worked on the film sets of Sex and the City and Casino Royale, Packham still gets a buzz from being part of the action: “It’s just an amazing experience, plus I’ve got two daughters so I got so many brownie points for that one!” –Monique Jessen

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Wendy on

She looks wonderful! Beautiful dress! Plus it’s red!! :)

Brittany on

What part of the book is that from?? I cant think of anything! LOL

Clare on

Maybe the wedding scene?

Psyche on

yep it’s probably from the part where they live Bill and Fleur’s wedding for Tottenham Court Road

Sarah on

It’s from when they have to disapparate during the wedding.

Amy on

Maybe I’m too much of a fan of the books, but why is it that the movies are have so little in common with the books? *sigh*

But it is a very nice dress… Emma is a very pretty girl

rachel on

yea it’s a beautiful dress…too bad it’s supposed to be lilac :(

Bee Happy on

I adore these Harry Potter films. Emma looks lovely, beautiful as always! :)

nariaalexandria on

must be the wedding. thats the only part they really have to dress up

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